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iGlobe Inc partnering new initiative to communicate climate science


By admin - Posted on 14 February 2014

MIT researchers partner with iGlobe Inc. to educate students and the public on the climate. If you're in the Boston area on March 4, contact iglobeinc.com for details of their event at the MacAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center. iGlobe make some awesome spherical displays like the one pictured.

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UEA student models – great resource
http://www.cru.uea.ac.uk/~timo/teaching/model.htm



External links...

REALCLIMATE.ORG offers good scientific analysis of current climate change issues, sometimes relating to climate models and what they mean.

Climate Modelling 101 What are climate models and why are they important? A useful resource from the US National Academy of Sciences.

CLIMATEPREDICTION.NET offers a way for anyone to run a climate model on their desktop computer and to be a part of a huge community of climate modellers. Make those spare CPU cycles count!

SKEPTICAL_SCIENCE: a website that is skeptical about global warming skepticism: whether contrarians’ arguments have any basis from the peer reviewed scientific literature.

CARTOON CLIMATE
Climate change is no laughing matter—but maybe it should be. The topic is so critical that everyone, from students to policy-makers to voters, needs a quick and easy guide to the basics. The Cartoon Introduction to Climate Change entertains as it educates, delivering a unique and enjoyable presentation of mind-blowing facts and critical concepts.